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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Gould, Stephen Jay Gouldnoun

    United States paleontologist and popularizer of science (1941-2002)

  2. Gould, Jay Gouldnoun

    United States financier who gained control of the Erie Canal and who caused a financial panic in 1869 when he attempted to corner the gold market (1836-1892)


  1. gould

    Gould is primarily known as a surname of English origin. It could also refer to various notable individuals like the American evolutionary biologist and historian of science, Stephen Jay Gould, or Australian pianist and composer, Morton Gould. The term does not have a specific definition as it's largely dependent on the context in which it is being used.


  1. Gould

    Gould is a small unincorporated community in southeastern Jackson County, Colorado, United States. It is located on State Highway 14, southeast of Walden in North Park. The community is situated in the valley of the Middle Fork of the Michigan River between Owl Mountain and Gould Mountain. The landscape is a patchwork of wetlands, pine forest, aspen groves, and sagebrush. A tavern, campgrounds, community center, and several other businesses cater to local residents and sportsmen. The largest public attraction is the Colorado State Forest Headquarters and Moose Visitor Center. Located at 40.526°N, 106.026°W, the community lies at an elevation of 8913 feet.

Surnames Frequency by Census Records

  1. GOULD

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Gould is ranked #891 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Gould surname appeared 38,924 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 13 would have the surname Gould.

    86.7% or 33,782 total occurrences were White.
    7.2% or 2,806 total occurrences were Black.
    2.1% or 817 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    1.8% or 701 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    1.3% or 537 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.
    0.7% or 280 total occurrences were Asian.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Gould in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Gould in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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  1. Ashley Gould:

    We need to understand this more, because no usage of our product by youth is acceptable to us, i can tell Ashley Gould certainly though, it was not designed to look like a USB device. It was not designed to be hid by kids.

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    the part of the alimentary canal between the stomach and the anus
    A assault
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